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New-look Flames end season-opening drought with 5-3 win over Avalanche – Calgary
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New-look Flames end season-opening drought with 5-3 win over Avalanche – Calgary

The Calgary Flames won their season opener for the first time in well over a decade with a 5-3 victory over the defending Stanley Cup champion Colorado Avalanche on Thursday. The Flames halted the NHL‘s longest active winless streak in openers — 0-10-2 after their last win in 2009 — by scoring twice in the second and third periods. 5:50 Calgary Flames take on Stanley Cup champions Colorado Avalanche in season home opener Dillon Dube scored short-handed and defenceman Rasmus Andersson scored in the middle period. Elias Lindholm and Tyler Toffoli contributed power-play goals in the third and Brett Ritchie also scored for Calgary. ...